Arthritis in the Elderly

Inflammation in one or more joints, often painful and sometimes causing stiffness and a lack of mobility.

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  • 8 Arthritis Exercise Tips

    Exercise is important for seniors, but what do you do when arthritis pain makes movement a struggle? Here are eight tips that may help make working out more bearable for people suffering from arthritis.

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  • Treating Arthritis: How to Stop Joint Pain

    Seniors suffer daily with pain and disability from arthritis. Rest, exercise, eating a healthy, well-balanced diet, and learning the right way to use and protect the joints are key to living with any kind of arthritis.

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  • Rheumatoid Arthritis: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

    Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease that causes chronic inflammation of the joints. The symptoms of RA include pain, stiffness, warmth, redness, and swelling of the affected joints.

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  • What is Arthritis and Why Does it Hurt So Much?

    Arthritis is a painful condition that affects millions of people, and the chances for developing it increase with age. Arthritis can attack joints in almost any part of the body. Here are the warning signs and types of arthritis.

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